Posted by Oyya-Info on Wednesday, September 30, 2009,
Researchers at security firm Finjan have discovered details of a new
type of banking Trojan horse that doesn't just steal your bank log-in
credentials but actually steals money from your account while you are
logged in and displays a fake balance.
The bank Trojan, dubbed URLZone, has features designed to thwart fraud
detection systems which are triggered by unusual transactions, Yuval
Ben-Itzhak, chief technology officer at Finjan, said in an interview
Tuesday. For instance, the software is...
Posted by Oyya-Info on Monday, June 15, 2009,
The abstract concepts of "botnet" and "Trojan" just became a lot more concrete for me.
In less than an hour on Thursday, I was able to use programs readily
available on the Internet underground for as little as $300 to infect
several Windows clients and take complete control of them in a test
In contrast to the real world, the McAfee Malware Experience event,
which was akin to a Malware 101 class (or, in my case, Malware ...